Saturday 04th August 2018
Reservoirs, Pirates and upland views feature on this varied walk. There are two steady climbs, totalling 600 feet and some uneven paths.So if you use a walking pole, you will need it. Boots not trainers are recommended.
Sat Nav: BB8 7PP
M60 then M66 leading onto the A56. At the roundabout take the second exit signposted Blackburn until M65 is reached. At this roundabout take the third exit to join the M65 signposted Burnley/Skipton. Continue on the M65 until the end where there is a roundabout. Take the 1st exit off the roundabout onto Vivary Way, passing Boundary Mill on the right. Stay on this road through traffic lights. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit continuing on the main road through Colne. Shortly after the LIdl store on the left continue through the traffic lights to the next roundabout and take the 1st exit turning left onto the A56. Continue for 1.4 miles past achurch on the left in Foulridge. Shortly after Inghams butcher's shop on the left, prepare to turn sharp left into Causeway. This road bends to the right. Continue on Warehouse Lane. You will see the cafe Cargo. Bear right of it into the car park, (if you bear left you will end up in the canal !). Please park at the far end.
Car Park: Cafe Cargo car park ( please pay by ice cream or beer purchase )
'B' Walk 7.5 miles
Leader: Kay/John Back Marker: Kay/John